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  • 17 days ago
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Benson Henderson doesn't think there's a point to Toothpickgate. The former UFC lightweight champion flashed a toothpick in his mouth during a fight with Brandon Thatch at UFC Fight Night 60 on Saturday in Broomfield, Colo. It wasn't the first time Henderson has done it, but the implication that he was competing in a fight with a sharp object in his mouth caused a stir on social media. Some people even called for the athletic commission to do something about it. "I don't think it's illegal," Hen read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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The possibility of Jim Alers appealing and overturning his loss at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 60 event is, it seems, slim at best.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Chas Skelly was able to stop Jim Alers in the second round of their UFC Fight Night 60 bout, but not without controversy.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Some bad blood carried over into a WSOF 18 main-card bout, and it eventually led to a disqualification loss for Cody McKenzie against welterweight Andrew McInnes.Filed under: News, Videos, WSOF read news >>

  • a month ago
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Tennessee's biggest fight this year won't be in a cage or ring. It'll be in the political arena. Tennessee Athletic Commission executive director Jeff Mullen confirmed with MMAFighting.com on Monday that the commission will be disbanded by July 1. New legislation needs to be introduced by next month to save the commission -- and MMA, boxing and kickboxing in the state. If not, all those combat sports will be illegal and unregulated in Tennessee. "If nothing is done, if new legislation isn't pass read news >>

  • a month ago
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Mixed martial arts and boxing events could be banned in Tennessee by July 1, according to a report by nashvillesportsmix.com. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Reigning Bellator featherweight champion Patricio Pitbull talks about last week's grueling title defense vs. Daniel Straus, as well as his upcoming bout with Georgi Karakhanyan. While UFC #1 contender Conor McGregor was the most talked about featherweight over the past week, Bellator featherweight champion Patricio Freire had his own big fight against Daniel Straus last Friday. In what was Pitbull's first title defense, the Brazilian pulled off a 4th round rear-naked choke of Straus in a fight f read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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For the first time in his MMA career, Bibiano Fernandes finished a fight after going past the first round, but there’s a reason why Dae Hwan Kim survived that long at ONE FC 23. The ONE FC bantamweight champion, who improved his winning streak to nine on Dec. 5, submitted Kim with a second-round rear-naked choke. However, he had to overcome a tough situation when Kim landed several illegal elbows to the back of his head in the opening round. The referee deducted a point, but that didn’t prevent read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC middleweight Caio Magalhaes discusses his rapid victory on the UFC Fight Night: Uberlandia prelims. Caio Magalhaes sees nothing controversial in his 31-second stoppage on Saturday night in Uberlandia, Brazil. The Brazilian middleweight extended his UFC winning streak to four straight victories with a vicious blitzkrieg of Trevor Smith in the opening round of action. However, his win was nothing if not questionable, as it appeared as though several of his final blows landed on his opponent's read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Jose Aldo and Dana White explain the two illegal punches from Aldo at the end of the first round against Chad Mendes. There was a lot of controversy at the end of the first round of the UFC 179 main event between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes. Aldo had just gotten rolling with some solid strikes that seemed to hurt Mendes when the horn sounded to signal the end of the round, Aldo threw two punches that were on the late side, the last of which badly hurt Mendes. In the end, it didn't seem to really c read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Joe Warren unified the bantamweight championship last night (Fri., Oct. 10, 2014) in the Spike TV main event of Bellator 128 and in the process, shinned Eduardo Dantas with a bone to the dome in the waning minutes of their 135-pound affair. "The Baddest Man on the Planet" received a stern talking-to from veteran referee "Big" John McCarthy, but no point deduction, and managed to leave the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma, with the belt around his waist. For full results and play-by read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Check out the video highlights from Friday’s MFC 41 event, which included everything from big knees to illegal kicks to a crippling liver-shot TKO.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Is this all just one big, horrific misunderstanding? Jon Koppenhaver, a.k.a. "War Machine," is guiltier than a love child conceived by O.J. Simpson and Casey Anthony in the court of public opinion after his alleged aggravated attack on ex-girlfriend Christy Mack (read her side of the sordid story here) and her former lover, VH-1 "reality star" Corey Thomas. In a real, United States legal court room? Innocent until proven guilty. "War Machine" has gotten a bad wrap so far because of a history of read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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The UFC Light Heavyweight contender feels that Bones is the champion for a reason and it isn't because of his supposed dirty game. Glover Teixeira pays no mind to allegations that Jon Jones fights dirty. According to the former UFC Light Heavyweight title challenger, the champion pulled some illegal moves when they fought on April, at UFC 172, but Teixeira told Tatame.com.br that Bones's fouls aren't the key to his successful game. The 34-year old Brazilian also feels that, as a MMA fighter, he read news >>

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